The results of the forensic examination carried out as part of the investigation on the case of surgeon Belgorod hospital No. 2, who is accused of manslaughter of a patient, suggests that the cause of the death of Eugene Vakhtin a shot in the carotid artery, which caused the doctor.
The consequence does not exclude that the doctor possessing specialized knowledge, consciously struck a blow at this point. Protection continues to insist that he wasn’t going to kill anyone, the newspaper «Izvestia».
We will remind that the inhabitant of Belgorod Evgeny Bakhtin went to the hospital because of stomach problems. During the medical care he touched one of the nurses leg, she complained about the patient’s surgeon, who was severely beaten by Bakhtin, as a result of which he died.
These events are depicted installed in the emergency room surveillance camera. The investigative Committee opened a criminal case against the doctor under article under article 109 of the criminal code («Causing death on imprudence»).
Netizens posted Internete petition to reclassify this article on «Intentional infliction of grievous bodily harm leading to death».
The case is under personal control of the head IC Alexander Bastrykin in connection with a wide public outcry that erupted after the publication on the Internet videos of beatings of the patient. If Tulendinov is found guilty, he faces up to two years of imprisonment.
Earlier his lawyer Sergei Krivoruchko said that his client regretted his actions and «could not understand how it all happened.» The culprit of the tragedy reparation to the relatives of the deceased the costs of funerals and memorials in the amount of about 100,000 rubles.
Previously Deputy Chairman of state Duma Committee on health protection Oleg Kulikov explained the incident with the murder of a patient at the hospital in Belgorod by one of the doctors «severe mental condition physicians due to low salaries».
The Prosecutor’s office, for its part, found that over the past year Tulendinov worked 468 hours of overtime, which is three times exceeds the norm established by the Labour code.
«Right now, the doctors are quite heavy. Wages fell by 15-20%, the prospects of some kind of social support there. There is the prospect of further reductions. Drugs not. Such things happen more often than they get in the media» – quoted Kulikov radio station «Moscow speaking».